Reise in die aequinoctial-gegenden des neuen Continents
in den Jahren 1799, 1800, 1801, 1803 und 1804
Kaulfuß und Krammer, Vienna, 1827.
“Reise in die Aequinoctial-Gegenden des neuen Continents” is a fascinating travelogue that was a part of the renowned series “Museum der Neuesten und Interessantesten Reisebeschreibungen für Gebildete Leser” (Museum of the Latest and Most Interesting Travel Descriptions for Educated Readers).
Authored by the eminent naturalist and explorer Alexander von Humboldt, this book chronicles his groundbreaking expedition to the equatorial regions of the New World. Published in the early 19th century, the book takes readers on an extraordinary journey through the diverse landscapes, cultures, and ecosystems of South America, providing invaluable insights into the scientific discoveries and adventures of this pioneering explorer.
Humboldt’s vivid descriptions, meticulous observations, and keen scientific inquiries make this work a timeless classic in the genre of travel literature and natural history. “Reise in die Aequinoctial-Gegenden des neuen Continents” remains a testament to Humboldt’s enduring legacy as one of the most influential figures in the history of exploration and environmental science.
Please note: This is the first volume only.
Size: 22 x 14 cm
Binding: Original hardcover binding with gilt-stamped spine cover. Scratched panels, spine extremes slightly damaged, and bumped corners.
Condition: Marbled endpapers, some paper browning due to age, in very good condition overall.
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